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Auto gear box jerks in first gear - 2001 Volvo S60

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  • dlbrawn Oct 26, 2008

    I also have a problem in first gear with my 2000 S80. When I start out sometimes the car shudders. It seems to only do it with the air on and seems worse when the car is heavier? It displays no codes.

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I am not sure exactly of your problem, but my AT gear box would **** into gear usually after sitting at a stoplight/sign. To make a long story short, after a $3500 estimate from a private trans place, I took it to the dealer. Apparently, the S60 was designed to shift into neutral when the car is in drive and not moving. Over time, the space between the "neutral and drive" grows. All that was needed was a software update to keep the AT in drive, when that is what is selected. Hope that helps.

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Hi check your fliuld level if this is low it will cause your problem if its ok check your mountings on the box and engine yates210456

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